Carla M. Geistkemper – Earlville

Carla Mae Geistkemper, 71, of Earlville, Iowa passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at home in Earlville.

Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday, June 3, 2018, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville.  Visitation will continue from 8-9 a.m. Monday at Kramer Funeral Home prior to funeral services.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 4, 2018, St. Joseph Catholic Church in Earlville, with burial in the church cemetery.  Rev. Dennis Quint will officiate.

Carla was born February 1, 1947 in Dyersville, the daughter of Edmund and Modesta “Dessie” (Kerkhoff) Overmann.  She married John Geistkemper on May 14, 1966 at Ss Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Petersburg.

Survivors include her husband of 52 years, John, two daughters: Karen (Greg) Billick of Cedar Rapids, Michelle (John) Pasker of Earlville, five grandsons: Andrew and Caleb Billick, Joshua, Jacob, and Noah Pasker, three brothers: Gary (Carlyne) Overmann of Petersburg, Loras Overmann of Shellsburg, IA, Steven Overmann of Dyersville, in-laws: David (Judy) Geistkemper of Dyersville, Carol Grawe of Dubuque, Marilyn (Lyle) Andersen of Springville, Betty (Steve) Gassmann of Indianola, Jean (Jim) Woolf of Monticello, Joe (Barb) Geistkemper of Earlville, Tom (Nadina) Geistkemper of Blairstown and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her infant children Christine and Timothy, her parents, parents-in-law, Herman and Annetta Geistkemper, and a brother-in-law, Donald Grawe.

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